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Mahindra Scorpio Vs Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 Vs Tata Zest comparison

  • Tata Zest
Tata Zest Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 12.4 Lakh
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₹ 3.28 Lakh
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₹ 5.82 Lakh
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Mahindra Scorpio Vs Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 Vs Tata Zest Comparison: Which car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Scorpio Vs Alto K10 Vs Zest on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2020. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

Scorpio Vs Alto K10 Vs Zest – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Petrol Tata Zest starts at ₹ 5.82 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 8.26 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Tata Zest costs ₹ 6.93 Lakh, whereas the Tata Zest Diesel top-end costs ₹ 9.18 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base Diesel version of the Mahindra Scorpio starts at ₹ 12.4 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 16 Lakh for range topping Diesel model.

Key FeaturesMahindra ScorpioMaruti Suzuki Alto K10Tata Zest
Price₹ 12.4 Lakh₹ 3.28 Lakh₹ 5.82 Lakh
Mileage15.37 Kmpl24.10 Kmpl17.60 Kmpl
Power140 bhp67 bhp89 bhp
Engine2179 CC998 CC1193 CC
Fuel TypeDieselPetrolPetrol

Scorpio Vs Alto K10 Vs Zest – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Tata Zest base Petrol engine returns 18 Kmpl, whereas the base diesel returns 21 Kmpl. The Mahindra Scorpio base Diesel returns 15 Kmpl.

Scorpio Vs Alto K10 Vs Zest – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Tata Zest gets 2 Petrol 88, 89 bhp engines and 2 Diesel 74, 89 bhp engines, whereas the Mahindra Scorpio comes in 140 bhp Diesel engine.


Engine Type MHawk 4 Cylinder Engine, Variable Geometry Turbocharger With Intercooler, 4 Valves Per Cylinder, Common Rail Direct Injection TechnologyK-NextPetrol, Turbocharged MPFi
Displacement (CC) 2179 CC998 CC1193 CC
No Of Cylinder 434
Power 140 bhp@3750 rpm67 bhp@6000 rpm89 bhp@5000 rpm
Torque 320 Nm@1500-2800 rpm90 Nm@3500 rpm140 Nm@1500-4000 rpm
Drive Train N/AFWDFWD
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A


Length 4456 mm3545 mm3995 mm
Width 1820 mm1490 mm1706 mm
Height 1995 mm1475 mm1570 mm
Wheelbase 2680 mm2360 mm2470 mm
Ground Clearance 180 mm160 mm175 mm
Boot Space 460 L177 L390 L
Kerb Weight N/A745 Kg1115 Kg
Gross Weight 2510 Kg1210 Kg1531 Kg
Front Track N/A1295 mm1450 mm
Rear Track N/A1290 mm1440 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 5.40 m4.60 m5.10 m
No. Of Doors 554
Seating Capacity 755


No. of gears 655
Clutch Type N/AN/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Black Steel Rim With Wheel CapsSteel Wheel With Center CapSteel Wheel With Center Hub Cap
Tyre Type Radial TubelessTubelessTubeless
Front Tyre Size P235/65 R17155/65 R13175/65 R14
Rear Tyre Size P235/65 R17155/65 R13175/65 R14

Braking System

Front Brake Type Caliper Type, Ventilated DiscVentilated DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDrumDrum


Front Suspension Double Wish-bone Type, Independent Front Coil SpringGas Filled Mc Pherson StrutDual-path Independent McPherson Strut With Coil Spring & Anti-roll Bar
Rear Suspension Multi Link Coil Spring Suspension With Anti-roll Bar3-link Rigid Axle SuspensionTwist Beam With Coil Spring

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 15.37 Kmpl24.07 Kmpl17.57 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity


Power Steering
Steering Type Hydraulic Power SteeringElectrically AssistedElectric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering


Performance 0 To 100 Kmph N/AN/AN/A
Max Speed N/A137N/A

Safety & Security

Passenger Airbagstick-cross
Side Airbagscross-cross
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontick-cross
Brake Assistcross-cross
Hill Assistcross-cross
Electronic Stability Programcross-cross
Tractional Controlcross-cross
Engine Immobilizertick-tick
Central LockingManual-tick
Child Safety Locktick-tick
Power Door Locktick-cross
Automatic Headlampscross-cross
Cornering Lightscross-cross
Turn Indicators On ORVMcross-cross
Rear Wipercross-cross
Rain Sensing Wiperscross-cross
Headlight Washerscross-cross
Headlamp Beam Adjustertick-tick
Auto Door Lock While Drivingtick--
Cushion Suspension Technology And Anti-Roll Technologytick--
A- Pillar Piano Black Glossy Finish--cross
B- Pillar Black-out Tape--cross
Dual Horn--cross
Eco Coating AC--cross
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS)--cross
Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock--cross
Lane Change Indicator--cross
Lightening Arch C-Pillar--cross
Speed Alert System--cross
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (Low Line)--cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditionertick-tick
Steering AdjustmentTilt-Tilt
Steering Mounted Audiocross-cross
Paddle Shiftcross-cross
Cruise Controlcross-cross
Power Outlets 12Vtick-tick
Rear Parking Sensorcross-cross
Rear Parking Cameracross-cross
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorcross-cross
Push Start Stop Buttoncross-cross
Height Adjustable Driver Seatcross-cross
Lumbar Supportcross-cross
Front Armrestcross-cross
Rear Armrestcross-cross
UpholsteryFull Fabric-Fabric
Front Cup Holderstick-tick
Keyless Entrytick-cross
Climate Controlcross-cross
Dual Tone Dashboardtick--
Luxurious New Blue-Grey Interiorstick--
Foldable Key--cross
Glove Box cooling--cross
MT Shift Indicator--cross


Light TypeHalogen Lamps-Halogen
Front Fog Lampscross-cross
Rear Fog Lampscross-cross
Follow - Me - Home Headlamps--cross
Luggage Lamp--cross
Room Lamp--cross

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptycross-tick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatorcross-tick
Seat Belt Warningtick-tick
Low Fuel Warningtick-tick
Door Ajar Warningtick-tick
GPS Navigationcross-cross
Futuristic Instrument Clustertick--
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto--cross
Arkamys Sound Mood--cross


Music Systemcross-cross
CD/DVD Playercross-cross
Internal Memorycross-cross
USB Supportcross-cross
Bluetooth Supportcross-cross


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